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Night Games (1974)

A Harvard-educated, big-city lawyer moves to a small Arizona town to set up practice. His first case is defending a beautiful socialite accused of murdering her husband.

Director:

Don Taylor

Writers:

Sidney J. Furie (characters), Harold Buchman (characters) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Barry Newman ... Anthony J. Petrocelli
Susan Howard ... Maggie Petrocelli
Albert Salmi ... Pete Toley
Luke Askew ... D.D. Franklin
JoAnna Cameron ... Thelma Lattimer
Anjanette Comer ... Jenny Kenedisis
Jon Cypher ... Dale Hannigan
Henry Darrow ... D.A. Jaimie Martinez
Ralph Meeker ... Dutch Armbreck
Stefanie Powers ... Mrs. Pauline Hannigen
William Prince ... Clayton Nikell
Robert Emhardt ... Judge Ambrose
William Hansen William Hansen ... Doctor Ciovica
Rick Hurst ... Bart Kenedisis (as Richard D. Hurst)
Dennis Patrick ... Judge Medford
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Storyline

A Harvard-educated, big-city lawyer moves to a small Arizona town to set up practice. His first case is defending a beautiful socialite accused of murdering her husband.

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Genres:

Crime | Drama | Thriller

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

16 March 1974 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Petrocelli - Nächtliche Spiele See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Paramount Television See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Anthony Petrocelli, himself, said in this movie (which inspired the 44 episode television series Petrocelli) he has five sisters. The viewer also discovers he attended Harvard University, and he was originally from New York. He also states that he is building a house in the Arizona desert twelve bricks a day, his father was a bricklayer, and he and his wife are expecting a child, which unfortunately ends in a miscarriage. See more »

Connections

Follows The Lawyer (1970) See more »

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